This Day in History: 1854-10-28
The first Agricultural Show and Annual Meeting of the Toodyay, Northam and Victoria Plains Agricultural Society were held on a Saturday at old Toodyay. James Maclean Dempster was appointed Secretary for the coming year, and Joseph Strelley Harris was Chairman.
Perth gazette, 3 Nov. 1854, p. .
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.119.